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Re: Kitchen planner and room layout design

Hi Menaminx and Urbanblossom, we are a local Architectural/Interior Design firm specialising in space planning and house renovation, happy to have a chat if helpful, all the best, Mike Lander, Director, Ensoul; 020 3637 0700 mike@ensoul.co.uk
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Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:44 am

Re: Basement companies

Hi, we are an independent Architectural Design practice specialising in basements in SW London and we know a lot of the local basement contractors, let me know if you'd like a chat about my views. Thanks, Mike
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Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:08 pm

Re: Kitchen companies - views on Blakes, Eclectic, Sola and others?

Hi, we have dealt with a number of the kitchen companies you mention and others, happy to have a conversation if it helps, mike@ensoul.co.uk Director, Ensoul
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Mon May 21, 2018 10:13 am

Re: Home renovation insurance

Hi Emily, email me if you want more information mike@ensoul.co.uk , I have written a guide to renovation's insurance and have some brokers you could talk to, all the best, Mike Lander, Director, Ensoul
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Mon May 21, 2018 10:01 am

Re: Basement work almost causes two SW12 houses to collapse

This is a shocking situation and extremely distressing for the owners of all the properties concerned. I am not commenting on the cause of the fault, however, I will re-iterate the importance of engaging professional Architectural Designers/Project Managers from the outset on basement projects who c...
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Mon May 21, 2018 9:40 am

Re: Typical cost of side/rear extension?

Hi Rachel, happy to have a chat if this is still relevant; i can give you some estimates over the phone based on the anonymised tenders we have run previously, all the best, Mike Lander, Director, Ensoul 020 3637 0700
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Tue May 08, 2018 11:34 am

Re: Recommendations for a good Structural Engineer Please :-)

Hi Souxie, as it is 3 boilers that need replacing, i would suggest you need a good heating engineer rather than Structural Engineer, is that correct? If so, i can recommend calling https://www.wpjheating.co.uk/ Hope this helps, Mike
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Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:35 pm

Re: Looking for reliable builder recommendation

Hi Boune, my recommendation based on many years of experience is "Get the whole design right first, work out the construction phases and then tender for builders last". It's very hard when there is a pressing (and wonderful) time pressure, but it is really important to take a methodical approach to ...
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Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:50 am

Re: Interior Designer

Hi Allierah, we did something very similar for a client in Putney recently. My advice is that you will need someone with the vision to create a one-of-a-kind design theme for the whole house including Mood Boards for each room. Then, they can specify in collaboration with you a schedule detailing al...
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Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:12 am

Re: Monitored alarm + keyholding: recommendations?

Hi, we work with a fantastic company who install home security alarms, fully monitored plus a key holding service, all our clients love the product (App enabled) and the quality of service. They also do IP cameras if required. Email me mike@ensoul.co.uk or call me 020 3637 0700 if you'd like their d...
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Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:41 am

Re: Carpenter recommendation

Hi, depending on your budget and quality/range of finishes required, we offer two types of design, manufacture and installation service. Let me know if you'd like to have a chat, all the best, Mike Lander, Director, Ensoul
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Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:21 am

Re: Retractable electric awnings

Hi, just a thought, we have bought a really good large (3M square) parasol for clients with similar problems https://www.hayesgardenworld.co.uk/product/norfolk-leisure-3m-square-palermo-led-cantilever-parasol-90kg-base-cover-offer I know it's a very different solution and not as convenient, however,...
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Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:19 am

Re: Estbury basements, London basement company

Hi SW11er, I know both of them, we are independent and specify/tender basement projects for clients all the time. We also advise on the Insurances which can be a mine field. Call/email if you'd like to discuss, Mike Lander, Director, www.ensoul.co.uk 020 3637 0700
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Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:05 am

Re: Basement Companies

Hi SW11er, we specialise in basements from design through selecting the basement and fit-out contractors and PM of the whole project. We have a lot of experience in contractor selection which i would be happy to share with you including their ability to provide high quality Insurance Backed Guarante...
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Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:55 am

Re: Hallway cellar

Hi TooManyCooks, we have helped a number of residents in SW London with this type of project, there are a few things that would need to be considered if you want to increase the height such as drains surveys, water table level, construction method, cavity drain membrane system design, etc. If you'd ...
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Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:17 am